The primary responsibility of a faculty member at Northern Virginia Community College is to provide quality instruction for the students. The major emphasis shall be on good teaching by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities—to help the student develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity to become a better person, a better worker, and a better citizen.
Description of Duties and Tasks:
Full-time teaching faculty members are responsible for teaching various courses in Mathematics. Courses are offered in traditional, hybrid, and distance learning formats. All faculty members must be available to teach day, evening, and weekend classes. Faculty members also serve as faculty advisers, serve on division/campus/college committees and participate in curriculum development. This position has a normal teaching load of 15 credits per semester.
Minimum Qualifications :
Master's degree in Mathematics or master's degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Mathematics coursework. The successful candidate must be willing to teach a combination of day, evening, weekend, and online classes with the ability to be flexible to work at any of the College's locations. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required.
Experience teaching developmental mathematics courses and college credit mathematics. Some community college or university teaching experience is preferred. Experience teaching hybrid and/or online courses, and mathematics courses of varying levels of proficiency. Experience using software packages such as MyMathLab, ALEKS, or WebAssign. Demonstrated proficiency and experience in using instructional technologies and learning management systems (e.g. Blackboard or Canvas) with the ability to use technology to enhance teaching.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please upload all copies of unofficial transcripts in the “unofficial transcripts” field.
This role has a 1/1/2020 start date.
Internal Number: 25717
About Northern Virginia Community College
Begun in 1964, Northern Virginia Community College offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the United States, comprising of more than 75,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries. Located near Washington, D.C., the College includes six campuses. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 degrees at the associate's level and certificate programs.